Killing Eve

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  1. Mats

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    a favourably reviewed BBC America production starring the wonderful Sandra Oh in her first lead. she plays an MI5 officer on the hunt for a sultry Russian-turned-Parisienne international assassin. the slightly OTT setup is acknowledged in wonderfully camp kills and a thin layer of comic relief and I for one thinks the genre cross is well executed. two episodes in, airs weekly on HBO

     
  2. Phoenix

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    This is written by Phoebe Waller Bridge so it must be good and I love Sandra Oh doing something other than Grey's. I'll check it out once a few more episodes have aired.
     
  3. FetchFugly

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    Also featuring the other woman from Doctor Foster. Looking forward to this, it is going to be on BBC1 at some point.
     
  4. Mats

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    still living for this
     
  5. Mats

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    this must've been renewed for a couple more seasons, can you confirm, @Phoenix ?

    Sandra Oh is magnificent
     
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    Heads up to anyone in the UK yet to see this marvellous show - The full series is on BBC iplayer from 15th but will also air on BBC1 at 21:15 on Saturday.

     
  7. Mats

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    I am craving season 2
     
  8. Suedey

    Suedey HELL-ON.

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    I am getting my life so hard over that trailer to be honest.
     
  9. FetchFugly

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    Well that was quite iconic, right from the opening scene, and it just flew by.

    Oh and :D at 'Does anyone in the department speak HEROIN POLISH?'
     
  10. Treacle

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    OBSESSED. Sandra Oh. Sandra OH WOW!
    Normally I am not too keen on Jodie Thing but what a fabulous cunt she is in this.

    I’ve actually been scowling at clients all morning and pointing out how I’m losing out on valuable Killing Eve time on them.
     
  11. Ag

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    I'm on episode 3 of this and loving it. Her from Doctor Foster is sensational.
     
  12. Rita

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    Just watched the first episode of this and WOW. The trailer for episode 2 looks just as good. Hooked.
     
  13. Ag

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    It's ALL on iPlayer!
     
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  14. Rita

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    That’s my nightly viewing sorted. :disco:
     
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    I stayed up until 1am binging on this. BRILLIANT.
     
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    Is it good? There's so much good shit on tv and I can't keep up
     
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  17. Suedey

    Suedey HELL-ON.

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    I watched the first episode last night and loved it. Queen Sandra is giving so much understated life
    I wanted to do that but with a 5:30a.m. start I had to DISCIPLINE myself. :disco:
     
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    It's fucking ENDLESS isn't it? But yes I very much liked it.
     
  19. SDF

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    Is this the best thing on tv right now? I’m on episode 4 and it’s wall to wall brilliance

    Both leads sensational.
     
  20. Rita

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    Season 2 has started filming. :disco:
     
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    This started with a bang but went out with a whimper for me. The first couple of episodes are VERTIGINOUS and the show does well subverting certain tropes, but it quickly starts falling into SILLY CLICHÉS of the spy genre and they totally pull the rug from under you in the last episode so they can carry on stretching an already incredulous plot into god knows how many other series. I'm OUT.

    Both leads were fantastic in completely different ways though and well done BBC production for making it look amazing (all those location shots :disco: ) on a reasonably small budget.
     
  22. Beverley

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    I loved it.
     
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    This was sensational; surely Jodie Comer’s defining role?

    I’m slightly irked that The Bodyguard overshadowed its UK airing.
     
  24. Suomi

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    This peaked at episode 6 for me. The ending was a massive let-down for being ridiculous. The tone of the programme seemed to float around and never really landed. A 7/10 but I won’t bother with the next series.

    Oh and what irked me more than anything was the BBC putting ‘Next Week...’ clips at the end of the episode. All suspense GONE!
     
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    Yes, I hate next week previews - I always switch off as soon as they appear.
     
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    All of this.

    Great performances, but it really was great for the first 5-6 episodes... the last 2 were actually quite a chore.
     
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    Here to echo the last few posts as well. It was all very gripping in the beginning, I actually binged the whole thing in two days. But that ending was just ridiculous.
     
  28. Kate

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    I finally binge watched this last week and OMG LOVED IT

    The ending was a massive disappointment of course but I got over that as soon as I googled it and saw they've already filmed the second series :disco:
     
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    Have we got a start date for the new series yet? I fear as the last one has not long finished on BBC1 we may need to wait until the arse end of next year. :(
     
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    I read "spring" but I don't know if that's just the US.
     
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  31. Rita

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    Let’s HOPE.
     
  32. Mats

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    it's back on :disco:
     
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  33. Rita

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    Where can I stream it online please?
     
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  35. Rita

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    Thank you darling. :disco:
     
  36. Kate

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    8th June on the BBC *much excite* :disco:
     
  37. Rita

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    Hopefully we get the whole series at once on iPlayer like the last series.
     
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    I have to confess I wasn't overly invested this season after the first few episodes. The finale is on this week so they might ramp things up again a bit.
     
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    I love that this is now written by Nurse Patsy Mount from Call The Midwife, presumably from her lesbain love nest in Scotland.
     
  40. Rita

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    No way? :D

    I hope it has not affected the quality. I am overjoyed to see the whole series on iPlayer and shall be binge watching shortly.
     

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